The number of gallons of home-made spirits on which duty was paid for home consumption during each period of the six months jnded 30th April and 31st October, 1920, in England, Scotland, and Ireland, were:
— 1st Nov., 1919, to 30th April, 1920. 1st May, 1920, to 31st Oct., 1920. Proof gallons. Proof gallons. England 4,437,000 3,292,000* Scotland 4,015,000 3,047,000* Ireland 1,528,000 1,057,000* *Approximate figures.